Unleash the Mang Kepweng in you this holiday season!

The most awesome comeback of the year happens this Christmas Day, December 25 in ‘Mang Kepweng: Ang Lihim ng Bandanang Itim,’ an official entry to the Metro Manila Film Festival (MMFF) 2020. From the success of its prequel ‘Mang Kepweng Returns’ in 2017, Vhong Navarro as Mang Kepweng takes on new journey and challenges as…

Piolo Pascual, Ananda Everingham, Nicholas Saputra, Rhydian Vaughan leads Asian Actors’ Panel for #ExtendTheLove Initiative for displaced film workers

After launching its first episode last May 1 with acclaimed actresses Gina Alajar, Sandy Andolong, Jaclyn Jose, Elizabeth Oropesa and Lorna Tolentino, #ExtendTheLove Actors’ Cue Series continue its roundtable with two live sessions this Sunday (May 3) and Monday (May 4) evening at 8PM on fb.me/ExtendTheLove. The sessions delves into a discussion of the films…

Globe Nabs 5 Prizes At 2018 YouTube Ads Awards

Globe Telecom bagged five wins in various categories at the first YouTube Ads Awards Philippines, which honors ads that captured the hearts of Filipino viewers on the said platform. Getting the attention of viewers on YouTube is no easy feat. With viewers having the power to skip an ad, it is crucial to produce a…

Ma’Rosa Kicks Off March FDCP Cine Lokal Films

Renowned actress Jaclyn Jose made history in 2016 when she won the Palme D’Or for Best Actress for her performance in Ma’Rosa, the gripping film by Brillante Mendoza. This March, FDCP Cine Lokal brings this film which portrays the horrific realities of the slums and the broken system back to its theaters. The film centers…

Filmmakers Discuss What Makes “Patay Na Si Hesus” So Alive

No one gets crucified in the new satirical comedy “Patay na si Hesus.” Well, no one or nothing except Pinoy cinema’s tired cliches, our outdated biases, predictable expectations and actors’ over-the-top performances. The latter gets skewered by the cast’s purposely deadpan dialogue delivery led by the effortless Jaclyn Jose rendering punchlines funnier, the stabs more…

Columbia Pictures Picks “Patay Na Si Hesus” For Distribution

Columbia Pictures picks for distribution the Philippines comedy “Patay na si Hesus,” starring Cannes Film Festival 2016’s Best Actress (“Ma’ Rosa”) Jaclyn Jose. Home to blockbuster films such as “Spider-Man: Homecoming,” the Resident Evil franchise, and the James Bond movies “Spectre” and “Skyfall,” the Sony-owned company marks its return to local movie distribution with the…